A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 195 km S of Buldir Island, Alaska (121 miles). The temblor was detected at 23:09:52 / 11:09 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 175.4676° East, latitude 50.6283° North, depth = 5.5 km. Id of earthquake: ak18596443. Event ids that are associated: ak18596443. Global time and date of event 27/02/18 / 2018-02-27 11:09:52 / February 27, 2018 @ 11:09 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 195 km S of Buldir Island, Alaska.
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